Gnocchi with Peas and Pancetta Recipe

Gnocchi with peas and pancetta

  • serves 2
  • Easy

Try our super easy and light recipe for gnocchi with peas. Give it a twist with pancetta and parmesan and you'll have a quick dinner for two ready in under 30 minutes


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  • gnocchi 1 pack, about 400g
  • olive oil
  • pancetta cubes 75g
  • shallot 1, chopped
  • white wine or chicken stock 4 tbsp
  • frozen peas 100g, defrosted
  • half-fat crème fraîche 3 tbsp
  • parmesan 25g, finely grated


  • Step 1

    Cook the gnocchi following the pack instructions.

  • Step 2

    Heat 1 tsp of olive oil in a pan and fry the pancetta until crisp and golden, but don’t let it colour too much. Add the shallot and cook for a few minutes, then add the wine or chicken stock, peas and crème fraîche and simmer for a minute. Tip in the drained gnocchi and parmesan and stir everything together. Serve with an extra bit of parmesan if you like.

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Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 548
  • Fat 20.7g
  • Carbs 62g
  • Fibre 6.6g
  • Protein 20.5g
  • Salt 2.9g